Helen is a physicist and oceanographer with a passion for science, sport, books, creativity, hot chocolate and investigating the interesting things in life.
Helen graduated from the University of Cambridge in 2001 with a first in Natural Sciences (Physics), and again in 2006 with a PhD in experimental explosives physics. During this time she also worked at the University of Toronto in Canada and Los Alamos National Laboratory in the USA. She currently works at UCL in London.
Helen has gone on to present a documentary about the sun for BBC2 a more personal journey about bubbles for BBC4 and Super Senses, an NHU production for BBC2 exploring the world of science through animal sight, sound and scent. This year Helen is working with Horizon and will also be filming a 3 part series for BBC4.
Helen is also writing her first book, Storm In A Teacup, due for publication in 2016.